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Fully-Featured & Luxurious Thornton, CO Apartments

Welcome to Avena Apartments, a luxurious and modern residential community that offers 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments in Thornton, CO! Designed and laid out for your comfort and convenience, each of these homes features unique and open interior spaces, exciting amenities and premium materials and finishes that add further touches of luxury down to the smallest of details.

Gorgeous plank floors, kitchen islands, walk-in closets and double vanities are just a few of the amenities you will find in our Thornton, CO apartments. Other features include garden-style tubs, two-tone color schemes, air conditioning and ceiling fans. Plus, you’ll have a private patio or balcony where you can enjoy the beauty of nature at your leisure.

The Avena community itself is also filled with amenities and conveniences for you to enjoy. Cool off and relax at the splash park, entertain friends and family in the grilling area, get some work done at the community business center and spend some quality time with your furry friends in the bark park.

Avena Apartments features smart apartment mobile controls in select homes. It's like having your apartment in your phone. You can let a friend in when you’re on vacation with digital locks. Or turn off all your lights from bed. Or save money by automating your climate. To learn more about which units are Dwelo smart apartments, please consult the leasing staff.

Daily life in our apartments in Thornton, CO is always exciting. If you’d like to learn more about availability or would like to begin the application process, please contact our leasing office today!

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Urban Luxury Apartments in Thornton

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Sophisticated Apartments for Rent in Thornton, CO

Regardless of your lifestyle or living situation, we feel certain that you’ll be able to find a living space to fit your needs here at Avena Apartments! Our 1-, 2- and 3-bedroom apartments for rent in Thornton, CO provide the unique space you’ve been looking for with the luxurious touches you’ve always wanted.

Sophistication and luxury meet modern style inside your new home. Premium materials include wood-plank flooring and plush wall-to-wall carpeting, and 9-foot ceilings, air conditioning and central heating and large closets are just a few of the other features that will make you feel proud to call Avena your home. Select homes even feature smart controls that allow you unlock doors, adjust climate controls and more – all from your phone!

Come take a closer look at these apartments for rent in Thornton, CO by calling our office to schedule a tour today. A member of our staff can answer any questions you may have and help you begin the process to calling Avena Apartments your new home. Call now!



1 bed + 1 bath

719 Sq. Ft.

Starting At $1315



1 bed + 1 bath

742 Sq. Ft.

Starting At $1335



2 bed + 1 bath

952 Sq. Ft.

Starting At $1588



2 bed + 2 bath

1073 Sq. Ft.

Call for pricing



2 bed + 2 bath

1162 Sq. Ft.

Starting At $1688



3 bed + 2 bath

1324 Sq. Ft.

Starting At $2109

Enjoy The Best of Modern Living

Stylish, Feature-Packed Apartments – Thornton, CO

When you live in luxury, your home life should be as stress-free as possible. At Avena Apartments, you’ll find a wide range of amenities and conveniences both inside your home and throughout our community that help make everyday life easy, breezy and much more fun and relaxing.

In your home, you’ll find a beautiful kitchen, complete with a fridge, dishwasher and microwave. Wood-grained flooring and plush wall-to-wall carpeting are found throughout and a private patio space or balcony extends your home out into the beauty of nature. In select homes, you’ll also find smart features that allow you the convenience of adjusting climate, locking and unlocking doors and turning lights on or off with a tap on your smartphone!

Throughout the Avena community, you’ll be able to enjoy a relaxing swim at the pool and spa, cool off quickly at the splash pad, whip up a great meal at the grilling stations or get some work done at the business center. You’ll also find a dog park and two playgrounds as well. There’s no shortage of things to keep you busy!

If you’d like to learn more about the homes at Avena Apartments, please give our office a call. A friendly member of our staff is here to help.

Sparkling Swimming Pool
Gourmet Kitchens
Pet Friendly
  • One, Two, and Three Bedroom Floor Plans
  • Smart Apartments Features Available*
  • Spacious Garage Available
  • Reserved Covered Parking Available
  • Easy Online Rent Payments
  • Submit Service Requests Conveniently Online
  • Enjoy Your Own Private Patio or Balcony
  • Tasteful Wood grained Flooring in Kitchen and Hallways
  • Air Conditioning and Central Heating
  • Convenient Washer/Dryer Units in Each Unit
  • Build Your Credit Using RentPlus®
  • Spacious Walk-In Closet
  • Short Term Lease Available (2-13 Months)
  • High 9ft. Ceilings
  • Dishwasher, Fridge, and Microwave in All Units
  • Updater© Free Moving Concierge
  • Flexible Rent Payment Options Available through
  • Courtesy Night Patrol
  • 3 Hour Service Response Time
  • Take a Dip in Our Refreshing Pool and Spa Area
  • Cool Off at Our Splash Park
  • We Love Pets!
  • Community Business Center
  • Get Some Fresh Air at Our Dog Park
  • Easy Access to I-25 and Highway 76
  • Walking Distance to Thorton and Northglenn
  • Within Close Proximity to Lambertson Lakes Trail
  • Within Close Proximity to Northglenn Marketplace
  • Access for Disabled
  • BBQ Grilling Stations
  • Have Some Fun at our Two Playground Areas

Thornton Apartments for Rent with a Central Location

Explore Your Neighborhood

The ideal location and optimal convenience run hand-in-hand. Avena Apartments is situated close to I-25, I-76 and Highway 36, providing easy access to not only the excitement that Thornton offers, but all that the city of Denver has to offer as well. Our Thornton apartments for rent are located in the Adams 12 School District, which includes great schools like LeRoy Elementary, Thornton Middle School, Northglenn Middle School, and Thornton High School.

You’ll be able to enjoy great shopping options at The Orchard Town Center, Northglenn Marketplace and Flatiron Crossing, or find entertainment at Cinebarre, Water World or Boondocks. Outdoor fun can be found at Elitch Gardens, Adventure Golf and Raceway or the Margaret W. Carpenter Recreation Center. Finally, if a good meal with friends or family is what you’re after, be sure to give 3 Margaritas, Brewskis Pub and Grill or Cinzetti’s Italian a try.

If you’re interested in learning more about our beautiful Thornton apartments for rent or have questions about the neighborhood, please get in touch with us. Our staff is waiting to help you see how a new home at Avena Apartments can complement your current lifestyle. Call now!


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As a resident of Avena Apartments, your comfort and happiness are important to us day in and day out. If you have any concerns or questions about our community or your home, we would love to hear from you!

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Avena Apartments

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9am-6pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 12pm-5pm

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Frequently Asked

Welcome home to Avena! We believe in open communication and are here to help with questions you may have! Find answers and general information about move ins, payments, services offered, and more.

Welcome Home

  • Application Processing

    We strive to process all applications in a timely manner. To help us be as efficient as possible, please submit all required documents at the time of your application. If it’s been longer than 7 days since you submitted your application, please call the office and we'd be happy to check on the status of your application for you! Our Processing Administration and Document Fee is $20 per applicant and a Lease Initiation Fee $200; both are due at the time you submit your application. 

  • Rental Criteria

    To uphold fair policies, we use the same rental criteria for all applicants which includes a credit and criminal background check, residential verification, and employment verification. Combined income for the apartment must also reach at least 2.5x total rent.

No Smoke and Mirrors Here

  • Communication

    We communicate important resident information and community updates by text, email, or phone. Set up your preferred communication method at the time of your lease signing! 

  • Move-In Estimates

    We are excited for you to call Avena home! We accept electronic payments from the convenience of your own home, at least 5 days before your scheduled move in date. Or pay on your move in date with a money order, your choice! Our move-in expenses include a Security Deposit and First Month's Rent (prorated rent will depend on move-in date). 

  • Pets

    We are proud to call Avena pet friendly! Check out the link to learn more about our pet policies and see our accepted breeds of dogs. 

  • Rent Payments

    Your rent payment strictly includes your monthly rent plus any additional bundle services you signed up for at the time of your lease. We do not include utilities services such as water or electricity in your rental rate. Rent is due on the 1st of every month. Never stress about making a payment by setting up automatic electronic payments through our resident portal! 

We Are At Your Service

  • 3 Hour Service

    Our resident's are our #1 priority. We strive to respond to all service requests within 3 hours to ensure your home is maintained to your satisfaction. Non emergency service requests are handled during regular business hours.  

  • Requesting Service

    You can request a maintenance service request from the convenience of your own home, via our resident portal! You may chose to be present when maintenance arrives and give a preferred time, or you may give permission for us to enter with your absence. *Tip: download the Resident Portal App for even more convenience.

Bundle What Is Right For You

  • Garages

    Prefer to park your car inside a garage? Reserve a covered garage ranging from $115 to $130 a month. 

  • Pets

    We are proud to call Avena pet friendly! Our pet fee is $350 and our monthly pet rent is $35 per pet.

  • RentPlus®

    Build your credit by paying your monthly rent on time! $8.95 for a single member, or bundle and save with two or more members for $14.95. Learn more at 

  • Reserved Parking

    Never worry about finding a parking space, reserve a covered parking spot for only $35 a month. 

  • Smart Apartments

    Control your lights, thermostat and locks with your mobile phone as part of our media package! 

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